Raising Money For Your Fashion Startup with Fashion Brain Academy

A few weeks ago I got an email from Jane Hamill of Fashion Brain…
branding lesson

The Minivan vs. The SUV: A Fashion Branding Lesson from Interstate 95

“You know what I just realized?” I say to my husband as we’re…
crowdfunding factory

Success Stories from The Crowdfunding Factory

If you know anything about me (and what I teach) it’s that…
kickstarter

10 Do’s and Don’ts for Launching a Fashion Brand on Kickstarter

This is a guest post by Factory45’er Dina Chavez who launched…
Should You Tell Your Boss You’re Starting Your Own Business

Should You Tell Your Boss You’re Starting Your Own Business?

A couple of weeks ago, this question came up in our private Factory45…
Contemporary swimwear

Introducing Gala Maar: Contemporary Swimwear for the Modern Muse

This is an interview with Factory45’er Blakely Wickstrom about…

The Marathon of Business & Why You are Capable of More Than You Think

“I’ve decided to run a marathon,” my friend told me last…
5 Myths About Starting a Fashion Brand

What to Believe? 5 Myths About Starting a Fashion Brand

If you’ve been in the fashion industry for a while or if you’re…
Can you start a fashion business without a fashion background?

Can You Start a Fashion Business Without a Fashion Background?

Here is an email I get at least once a week:“I’m so excited…
4 Instagram Hacks You Probably Didn't Know

4 Instagram Hacks You (Probably) Didn't Know

By the time we thought to take a picture, the sun had already…
immersion marketing, startup fashion, ethical fashion, sustainable fashion

The New “Immersion” Marketing & What It Means for Your Fashion Brand

“There’s another one!”My husband and I had been driving…